Creully tourism and travel guide
Visit Creully: highlights and tourist information
France This Way comment: The medieval Chateau de Creully is the highlight in Creully
This page features a summary of highlights near Creully that you might like to explore. For detailed visitor information see the Creully travel guide
Creully is situated in the Calvados (Normandy region) in the north of France at 17 km from Caen, the department capital. (General information: Creully is 216 km from Paris).
Creully, France: places to visit and attractions
Some places that we or our contributors have visited and reviewed and can recommend when sightseeing close to Creully. Note that all distances shown are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater.
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Map of places to visit near Creully
More information about Creully & region
Markets in and near Creully
- Courseulles-sur-Mer: market Tuesday & Friday (8km)
- Saint-Aubin-sur-Mer: market Thursday (12km)
- Douvres-la-Delivrande: market Thursday (12km)
- Bayeux: market Wednesday & Saturday (12km)
- Tilly-sur-Seulles: market Sunday (14km)
- Caen: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Sunday & Friday (18km)
- Herouville-Saint-Clair: market Wednesday (18km)
- Mondeville: market Thursday (20km)
- Ouistreham: market Wednesday & Saturday - seasonal market only (21km)
- Ouistreham: market Thursday & Sunday & Friday (21km)
Tourist attractions to visit near Creully, France
Below we show places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Creully and wondering what to do next! Positions of each of these attractions is shown on the map below.
Churches or other religious monuments Prieuré de Saint Gabriel Brécy (Saint-Gabriel-Brecy) (2km); Eglise de Saint Pierre (Rucqueville) (4km); Prieuré (Saint-Gabriel-Brecy) (4km); Cathédrale Notre Dame (Bayeux) (12km); Abbaye de Caen (Caen) (17km); Abbaye de Cerisy-la-Forêt (Cerisy-la-Foret) (30km)
Remarkable gardens Jardins du château de Brécy (2km); Plantbessin (21km); Jardins du château de Vendeuvre (47km)
Sites of natural beauty Jardin des plantes de Caen (16km); Prairie (Caen) (18km); Pegasus Bridge (20km); Forêt de Cerisy (28km); Rochers des Parcs (42km); Baie des Veys (44km); Roches de Ham (46km)
Listed as villages d'etape - (recommended place to break a long journey) Villers-Bocage (24km); Torigni-sur-Vire (43km)
Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie) Cabourg (31km); Domjean (49km)
Zoo and/or wildlife park Parc zoologique de Jurques (35km)
Geography and distances
Distance to Creully
from Caen (prefecture): 17 km
from Paris: 216 km
from Calais: 252 km
from Nice: 861 km
from Bordeaux: 495 km
from Strasbourg: 610 km
Creully is in the north of France. Most visitors arrive by car typically by ferry into Cherbourg or Caen on the Normandy coast For driving distances to Creully from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.
We have 28 other places listed nearby (within 6 kilometres of Creully): Amblie, Banville, Bazenville, Carcagny, Colombiers-sur-Seulles, Coulombs, Courseulles-sur-Mer, Crepon, Cully, Esquay-sur-Seulles, Graye-sur-Mer, Lantheuil, Le Fresne-Camilly, Le Manoir, Martragny, Meuvaines, Reviers, Rucqueville, Saint-Come-de-Fresne, Saint-Gabriel-Brecy, Sainte-Croix-Grand-Tonne, Sainte-Croix-sur-Mer, Secqueville-en-Bessin, Thaon, Tierceville, Ver-sur-Mer, Vienne-en-Bessin and Villiers-le-Sec.
This page in French: Visitez Creully